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Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Season 4 – Episode 112 – Grammar – Participle Clauses

Another great sentence variation for you writers out there who are looking to improve your writing. You guys will love this! Using the present participle Walking to the shops, I bumped into an old friend. Having walked to the shops, I started to buy…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Season 4 – Episode 111 – Reading – Australian Survives Fall (Patreon Special)

Here’s a Patreon reading for all of you, and of course, we have to talk about the second half of the story (which will be found on my Patreon Silver Badge). So make sure you tune in! Eric Langworth, a 22-year-old student from Australia,…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Season 4 – Episode 110 – Vocabulary – Compound Adjectives – Parts of The Body

There’s nothing like compound adjectives! Here are some more, and some are hyphenated; others are not. Be careful how to use them, as well as some great speaking in the podcast! Soul- Heart- Heart Hair- break ear- eye- nail- eye- mind- a blowing b…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Season 4 – Episode 109 – Developing Writing – A Report (Patreon Special)

We’re back with some more developing writing! Now, because this is a report, this will be separated into two: regular version and patreon special version. For those of you on my Patreon silver badge, you will see how to write a report, vocabulary, and…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: International Guest Speaker – Lenita of Australia

OMG! What a joy of a human being Lenita is. JUST TOO MUCH FUN! If you guys don’t already know, I lived in Australia for a year from 2011-2012. Did I immerse myself into the Aussie experience? No. I lived with Bulgarians, Colombians and…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Mini-Series – Self-Sabotage – Five Speakers from Around The World

So unbelievably grateful to be launching a new series (mini-series) on my podcast over the next five weeks that talks about self-sabotage.  What is self-sabotage? That’s you making a poor decision which ultimately jeopardizes you from achieving success.  We make decisions all the time…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Season 4 – Episode 95 – Pronunciation – Question Intonation

We’re back with another minor snippet of what’s to come! Love doing pronunciation podcasts, and remember, all of this will be implemented into a video course, so stay tuned! The intonation you use lets others know if you are making a statement or asking…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Season 4 – Episode 92 – Speaking Task – The Present Unreal Conditional

Welcome back to another speaking task, everyone! Today I’ll be talking about the unreal conditional in a story-type way! I’ve done this before in grammar form, but now let’s get into it with the speaking version. You can use this to talk about something…

Arsenio’s ESL Podcast: Season 4 – Episode 96 – Developing Writing – Describing a Place (Two-Part Patreon)

Welcome back to another Developing Writing segment! This is going to be a two-part Patreon special, so in the part that’s available to the general public, there will be lots of speaking and vocabulary development. If you want the writing bank and the layout…

Arsenio’s ESL Special – Patreon Sneak Peek – Teen Discrimination

Hmmmm, I was unfortunately part of this. In today’s Patreon Sneak Peek, we have a very unfortunate couple of students who ended up drawing the short stick because of discrimination. I have an even longer story in my podcast (on Patreon) that you guys…